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Frontierswomen: The Iowa Perspective

This book explains the role of women on the Iowa Frontier. The book includes influence, significance, and contributions that women of all races gave to Iowan society (goodreads.com). For any use other than instructional resources, please check with the organization that owns this item regarding copyright restrictions.
Iowa State University Press
Publishing Place
Ames, IA
Iowa History Eras
Relational Notes
Resource is related to the following objects, which can be found by searching the catalog number in the advanced search section: Catalog #: 2018.045.319 Book 2018.010.032 Photograph 2018.010.034 Photograph 2018.017.018 Interview (Women's experience 1900s)
Early & Late Date
1976 to 1986
Resources & Additional Info
Resource and Additional Information: Click Here This book can be linked to the following standards: Standard SS.1.23 Cultural Makeup: A lesson on frontier women's culture and society could be created. Standard SS.3.28 Cultural Contributions: A lesson on how women contributed to Iowan society could be created. Standard SS.5.26 Civil Rights: A lesson on women's struggles during this time could be created. This lesson then could be used to explain female activist groups and movements to come. Standard SS.6.23 Compare Iowa to World: A lesson on female life on the frontiers in Iowa compared to female frontier life in other areas of the world could be created.